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    Baked Papaya

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    Total Time:

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    Cook Time:

    55 mins

    10 mins

    45 mins

    Muffin Goddess's Note:

    Adapted from The New York Times cookbook. Posted for ZWT.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Preheat the oven to 350 deg F.
    2. 2
      Peel the papayas, split them in half lengthwise and remove the seeds.
    3. 3
      Arrange the prepared papayas, cut side up, in a large baking dish filled with approximately 1/2 inch of water.
    4. 4
      Place one piece of vanilla bean, 1 tsp butter and 2 teaspoons brown sugar in the center of each papaya half.
    5. 5
      Bake for 45 minutes, or until tender.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on April 23, 2012

      45

      I am not familiar with preparing papaya's. I did this one, and added a dash of rum, and served it with vanilla ice cream and whipped cream. Mine was from brazil so I can't wait til I can find some that are from Hawaii! These were satisfactory considering my inexperience with papaya's. I don't think i'll put as much water in the pan next time tho. thanks for the recipe. can't wait to try it again.

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    • on March 18, 2010

      55

      A delightful way to eat that reasonable fruit (at least in our area) that I certainly hadn't thought about. Roasting "pumps up" the rather bland flavor of this fruit. Bumped it up a bit by adding sliced strawberries, a little rum, and lemon slices (and the vanilla bean of course.) My wife said this would be a wonderful dessert served with vanilla ice cream. I served it with pork chops, rice, and a green salad. What a great meal. It is to make again for sure. Jim in So Calif

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    • on June 03, 2009

      55

      Very tasty. I have only had papaya while on vacation in Mexico and Hawaii, so it was a real treat having such a wonderful, tropical fruit at home. I could really taste the little vanilla beans, and I think it's the vanilla that really rounds out the overall flavor of this great dish. Made for ZWT5.

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    Nutritional Facts for Baked Papaya

    Serving Size: 1 (404 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 236.4
     
    Calories from Fat 43
    18%
    Total Fat 4.8 g
    7%
    Saturated Fat 2.7 g
    13%
    Cholesterol 10.0 mg
    3%
    Sodium 67.2 mg
    2%
    Total Carbohydrate 51.2 g
    17%
    Dietary Fiber 6.6 g
    26%
    Sugars 39.4 g
    157%
    Protein 1.8 g
    3%

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    vanilla beans

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